Ugo Amadi became the first Duck drafted in the 2019 NFL Draft when the Seattle Seahawks selected him in the fourth round, No.132 overall. Not only did Amadi's dream to play professional football come true, it appears he also became a father. He posted about the birth of his son, Ugochukwu Amadi Jr. on his Instagram.https://www.instagram.com/p/BwxJEKYnS9d/
It was a big day for the versatile safety whose four-year contract is projected to be worth $3,165,188 with a $645,188 signing bonus, according to OverTheCap.com.
"It's going to be a huge blessing to able to just get an opportunity to play at the next level," Amadi told Bri Amaranthus. "It's something I worked my whole life to get to. Next step will be to work even harder to gain the trust and respect from my teammates to be that guy and come in and dominate early."